my brothas to take up the mantle of Ermias Asghedom. Don’t let it fall into the dust. Keep pushing for unity and progress despite the pain. … Read More Nipsy Hussle: Turn Slauson into Venice Beach
I’m awake and I have mixed emotions about this. I have decided to commit to my writing and that means a writing schedule, something I have never done. I want to write every day and the only way I can do that is to get up at least an hour earlier. So here I sit… Read More Morning?
I feel good today! While I didn’t get up early like I wanted to, I did go for a walk around my complex and that has warmed my blood and my imagination. I love living amongst all these trees. Scientists have recently “discovered” that trees have a consciousness and form vital relationships with the trees… Read More The Secret Life of Trees
I saw this Allen Ginsburg quote on Instagram and it made me pause and reflect on how I am pursuing my writing goals.
I didn’t realize today was Daylight Savings Time until I saw it on a friend’s Facebook post. That’s how I knew. I woke up this morning none-the-wiser and I found that terribly sad. When I was a kid, Day Light Savings time involved planning, coordination and the participation of the entire household. First, someone had… Read More Farewell Daylight Savings Time 2018
I found a grackle feather the other day. I stepped out of the restaurant because I was feeling ornery and irascible and there it was lying on the ground all black and smooth. I think the vane was pointing at me, but I don’t remember. It was intriguing though–black with a subtle brilliance; smooth barbs,… Read More The Grackle Feather
Yes I know I haven’t written in a while. But now I have something to say. While I haven’t published anything major yet, writing is my passion and my life. It is what I am. Non-writers will never understand the compulsion to write. I have invested thousands of hours into my craft, with no guarantee… Read More Facts.